Apple announces $25M Propel Center for Black colleges and universities
The tech giant says a new innovation and learning center will seek to provide "equal access to opportunity regardless of skin color or zip code."
Virginia Tech launches online coding, cybersecurity bootcamps
The 26-week bootcamps, held in partnership with Fullstack Academy, will teach students how to protect networks and become full-stack web developers.
Coding workshops go virtual at Florida International University
Virtual workshops at the university cover topics like Python, penetration-testing tools and machine learning as organizers adapt to the pandemic.
U. of Central Florida hosts virtual camp for global coding competition
Students from nearly 30 institutions convened online to practice for the upcoming International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals.
LA hackathon for students moves online amid virus outbreak
The eighth annual LA Hacks event will adopt a virtual format for the first time this year to give students a chance to explore and create new technologies.
North Dakota launches student app challenge for career development
State officials are hopeful the competition will provide enterprising young developers a chance to meet with industry and secure job opportunities.
K-8 coding education should be integrated for best outcomes
Educators should encourage students to apply what they learn in computer science to other subjects, says edWeb.net’s Eileen Belastock.
A new computer game plunges students in an immersive world that developers say could make learning to code a more engaging enterprise.
How to integrate creative coding and robotics into your classroom
Commentary: There's much more to teaching computer science than straight programming, says edWeb.net's Eileen Belastock.